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Glass butter churn

Glass butter churn made around 1900 with metal handle and turning mechanism, and replacement wooden paddle. Last used by Mairi Campbell in the 1950s to make butter in the winter when the cows produced much less milk. The original paddle rotted and the replacement made by John Fletcher, Balemartine, in 2010. Spare replacement paddle included.

Object Details

Other Number: not specified
Normal Location: Main Store North: freestanding
Current Location: normal location

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